Location: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Client: Hyatt Hotels Corporation
Services: Project Management
Project Value: $112,000,000
Hill is providing pre-construction services, project management and construction management for the Grand Hyatt Rio de Janeiro. The new hotel, located on Barra da Tijuca beach, one of the most exclusive residential areas of Rio de Janeiro, will have 436 rooms, including 43 suites. The hotel, which will be the first Hyatt hotel in Rio de Janeiro and the second Hyatt hotel in Brazil, will also include three restaurants, an extensive spa and large and flexible meetings, events and convention space. The opening date for the hotel is expected to be during the third quarter of 2015, in time for the 2016 Olympic Games.